Dynamics Community Theater of Tallmadge will host open auditions for Disney's The Little Mermaid May 22 and 23 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the Black Box Theater at Tallmadge High School, 140 N. Monroe Road. Callbacks, if needed, will be held May 24. Those auditioning are asked to take a photography that will not be returned; prepare 16 bars to sing A Capella, and be prepared to read from a script provided that evening. The production will feature arge flexible casting, with a featured ensemble. Those wishing to audition for leads are encouraged to sing something in the style and range of that character.

"The Little Mermaid," music by Academy Award winner Alan Menken, lyrics by Howard Ashman & Glenn Slater, book by Doug Wright, is based on the Hans Christian Andersen story and Disney film produced by Howard Ashman and John Musker, written and directed by John Musker and Ron Clements and originally produced by Disney Theatrical Productions.

The show will be directed by Matt Beresh, with musical direction by Carolyn Bagley. Performances are scheduled for the evenings of July 21, 22 and 28 and 29. Rehearsals begin May 30. Additional information may be found at dynamicstheater.org. Questions may be emailed to producer@dynamicstheater.org.